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Windows PowerShell for .NET Developers - Second Edition

By : Chendrayan Venkatesan, Sherif Talaat
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Windows PowerShell for .NET Developers - Second Edition

By: Chendrayan Venkatesan, Sherif Talaat

Overview of this book

Windows PowerShell 5.0 for .NET Developers is your self-start guide to performing automation using Windows PowerShell. This book will help you to understand the PowerShell syntax and grammar and will also teach you techniques to remove the rough edges of manual deployments. Packed with PowerShell scripts and sample C# codes to automate tasks, it also includes real-world scenarios such as administrating office servers to help you save time and perform deployments swiftly and efficiently. The book begins with the Windows PowerShell basics, explores the significant features of Windows Management Framework 5.0, covers the basic concepts of Desired State Configuration and the importance of idempotent deployments. By the end of the book, you will have a good understanding of Windows PowerShell’s features and will be able to automate your tasks and manage configuration effectively.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

The Lync 2013 client-side API

For most of its products, Microsoft releases an SDK, using which we can automate a few things on the client side. The Microsoft Lync 2013 SDK is designed for software developers who build custom Microsoft Lync 2013 applications. It is also useful to those developers who embed the collaboration functionality in line-of-business (LOB) applications, which interoperate with other custom Lync SDK clients or with Lync 2013 and Microsoft Lync Server 2013.

However, this is not limited only to developers; IT professionals can also perform tasks using Windows PowerShell. In this topic, we will cover both:

Installation of LYNC SDK

To download the LYNC client SDK refer to the following...